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  KICU    Bay Area News at 7    News  News/Business. New. (CC)  

    November 9, 2012
    7:00 - 7:29pm PST  

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why these injured combat veterans are riding dolphins. and big wave surfers gather in glassy waters, not to tackle the waves but celebrate the return of a popular event. geech. good evening, it is november 9th, this is bay area news at 7:00, i'm gasia mikaelian. with the long presidential campaign behind him, president barack obama used his first major remarks since reelection to dive right into a showdown over the looming fiscal cliff. >> we are serious about about
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reducing the deficit. we have to combine spending cuts with revenue. and that means asking the wealthiest americans to pay a little more in taxes. >> a group of middle class miles an hours, the president staked his position for crucial negotiations develop the white house and capitol hill. extending a negotiation with both parties meeting with him next friday. they warn the combination of tax cuts set to expire and automatic federal spending cuts poised start kicking in on january 1st could put the country back into a recession if a compromise is not reached. the chief negotiator, house speaker, said on friday that raising taxes is not the answer. >> everyone wants to get our economy moving again. everyone wants more americans back to work again. raising tax rates will slow down our ability to create the jobs that everyone says they want. >> reporter: without an agreement the average american household could see a taxip
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crease of $3500 putting a debt in the deficit but hitting consumer spending as the economy struggles to get back on track. in washington, back to you. >> skepticism about a compromise derailed a rally on wall street. the dow got a 4 point gain. it was a rough week for both indexes as each lost more than 2%. bay area congresswoman, spear, says she believes compromise to avoid the cliff is possible but that it has to come from both sides of the aisle. >> i think the miles an the american people spoken loud and clear. that is something that the respects take to heart. other waoeusz the tax cuts will just expire. they will expire on everybody. >> one analyst we talked with pressure from the public can help break the deadlock in congress. president barack obama has a visit to new york next week to review recovery efforts after hurricane sandy. the white house says the
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president will meet with families, first responders and local specials on thursday. the new york state a lope officials estimate sandy caused as much as $33 billion in damage. there is a stunning shake up in washington as cia director resigned over an affair. he caused his behavior unacceptable. he and his wife holly here at his his swearing in last year. the 4 star general commanded forces in afghanistan. in a state president barack obama praised him for his extraordinary service. the president named deputy director michael moral as taking over as acting director. more details on the affair how it came to light. there are reports tonight that the fbi was investigating a possible security breech at the fbi when the name paul broodwell came up. she cowrote a biography of the general that came out in
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january. according to the reports the fbi was concerned that he was the target of black male. in eleven minute -- blackmail. in 11 minutes, disclosing sense it tiffin formation for a video game, seals are investigated. we have new information concerning a suspect in a homicide violation in san jose. someone called 911 after 5:30 this morning. that call hung up before an operator could answer. patrol officers were busy with car crashes, just after seven clock they arrived at home it -- seven clock they arrived at home. it was another hour until they want in as they waited for animal control to move the dog. >> i pushed the dog open, a female in need of medical attention. >> the dead woman's name has not been released but tonight
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the police release this photo of the suspect, 50-year-old troy nesendo who lived at that home with his wife. he believed to be driving a gray pick up truck. the homicide rate is now at a 15 year high. new at accept clock, with popularity riding -- new at 7:00, with popularity riding high with a new movie, surfers are kicking off the surf contest. >> reporter: it is days away. maverick season is open. the ocean was calm on this perfect day to start the surf contest season. big wave surfers came from all over the world to celebrate the 5 month window open. it will be held on 24 hours notice when the conditions are ripe. >> the gathering of the tribe. we get everybody together and you can see the unity, the
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smiles. >> reporter: the cop test has not happened had in the last two seasons because the right conditions never materialed. the last time it happened was in 2010 when rogue waves wiped out the spectator area. now they are no longer allowed onshore. >> hopefully we will get a good season. >> chris won that contest. >> i think, you know, who needs extra school when you got the school of the ocean issue the , the school of life. >> reporter: they come here surf the monster 50 foot waves. >> it is telling what you are made of when it is all on the line. fear, does it motivate you or stop you in your tracks? >> reporter: these women are friends with some of the competitors. >> i imagine it being like a monster coming towards you and they go right into it and face it. >> it is what they love to do and nothing will stop them from
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doing it. very inspiring. >> reporter: a new movie is giving more attention to this. they expect to have this event before the end of this year. we are live, ktvu chemical 2 news. an 11-year-old boy was one of many killed at a quake in guatemala. 52 people killed. among them, the eleven-year- old. born in santa clara but went to live with his -- u ncle when his parents divorced. 10 members of the family were killed by falling rocks. authorities say a college student was killed and two other pedestrians were hurt when they were hit by a train in indiana early this morning. 21-year-old haymon was a senior in col college. they were struck at 1:15 this morning at a crossing, the
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other two were hospitalized. it happened during a college festival. classes were suspended for the day. now to berkeley, protesters set up at the present times on the anniversary of violent classes, a dozen people plan to spend the night there tonight. it was a year ago that the police told occupy protesters to remove their encampment. a hearing is scheduled for next month. >> in the front. i was hit with the baton by an overhand swing. >> reporter: in a report the police review board recommended the university show more patience and leadership when responding to future protests. the city of san francisco is moving ahead with the first in the nation to pay for sex change operations, the city laps to pay for sexual reassignment surgery for people
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without health shurps. i n s u r ance. workers already receive transgender insurance. free flu shots at the clinic by the bay as the facility celebrated the second an verse 8. staffers say they serve more than 1,000 uninsured adults in san francisco and daly city since they opened. doctors, nurses others other staff volunteer their time to offer health care services. happening now, a benefit dinner dance is underway right now to benefit the family of slain highway patrol officer skwrupgstron. he was shot duringa a traffic stop on six80. the contra costa county county had a place that gave them the
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place, the dc so all 100% of the proceeds can go to the family. 2003 settlement man dates department reform and oversight. they say opd has not fulfilled those requirements, they want a federal receiver to have powers toism phept changes. the city attorney says that would cripple the city and hurt moral at the department. the hearing is scheduled for december oeufplt two hours ago the police department began its first ever virtual ride along. officers posting live tweets from inside of a patrol car telling followers about every call and arrest. a spokes man says to give community members an inside look at the realities of life of a police officer on patrol and create a connection of the people in palo alto. one million vehicles at risk because the air bags can suddenly deploy. it is high school football
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playoffs, opening night, irvington taking on james logan. it is next. and in weather we still have a few showers on live storm tracker coming up, i will let you know about the showers moving out of town. the areas in the low 30s for tomorrow morning and the warmest day of the weekend [ boy 1 ] hey! that's the last crescent.
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north 880. it should be complete in early 2015. a bay area nonprofit offered unique thing for veterans living with post tramattic strets disorder. the vets went swimming with dolphins. >> at sixx's flags, discovery, six dolphins swam with 10 traumatize veterans. the first of its kind therapy connection. connecting with these remarkable creatures. >> just to feel them and touch them. i probably would think of anything bad for a couple of days. >> people who had this experience there is an emotional bond of trust with these highly social intel guilty animals. something that -- intelligent animals something that these warriors can benefit from.
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>> they need help. people have to realize what they have gone through. we have to help them. >> reporter: snyder swam with dolphins on her 90th birthday a few weeks ago. she a arranged this event. >> helps it them get away from some of the tragedies that they experienced and some of the short falls and disappointments they have had since they came home. >> reporter: alex served three consecutive combat tours. >> i have a problem with trust. and so it is -- just chilling with doll tpeups is a lot funner than hanging out with people, you know what i mean? they can't let you down. >> it is a positive environment where everyone is smiling and having follow-up. it helps out so much. it fills so many holes that we have in ourselves. >> reporter: pathway home called today a big success. they say they may do this again, back to you. [cheers and applause] a nonpart an group today asked president barack obama to use his second term in office
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to attack veteran issues, a center for a new american security say vets are struggling after two wars and a recession. the report suggest the president focus on homelessless, suicide and unemployment. a video game company says they are not going to stop their game six seals were paid as consultants. they are accused of sharing sensitive inforphaeugs information to make it more realistic. all seven are reprimanded and will lose two months pay. the lights were out again this morning on treasure is land. the crews are working to fix the utility there. is land ownership is a problem. twrorpeople live and work on theis land owned boy the navy. they are working to up great the sthrubgture. medical the video does it should not do the development
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meadeed to replace the system. chrysler, recalling nine,000 because air bags can not deflate. -- 900,000 cars because air bags can not deflate. it can fool the computer in a crash but then the air bag can deflate when not in an accident. networks stopped updating tweets before 1:00 this afternoon. twitter ac-plged a problem in a post. the service was restored an hour later. it comes one day after twitter accidently reset the pass word for a significant number of users. this week, high school football game of the week is win or go home. we head to free month where everybodyington faces logan.
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we have a look at the first round match up. >> yes, in is syruply an uphill batel for the vikings. the team in the white. they are they'lling 14-0. they are just a 14th seed in the north coast. these teams plays two weeks ago and it was a 66-0 victory for logan. this is the third year under this head coach and they have gotten better every year. considering this is the first play off in eight years it is a step forward. >> the first thing is it is the playoffs. it is different. not the regular season. not a novelty game like the first time. so, different atmosphere.
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make no mistake it is a good team over there. >> you are building a program. this is a step. enlarging the program in the long run? >> that is right t. it is hard for a player to under stand what it is like to be in the post season in high school until they are out here. getting them out here with the fan fare and the cameras and everything we hope it becomes addicting for them. we want them to make it back here as much as they can. >> reporter: james logan is 9- 1 fora a good relationship. they have great running backs like miles-long. on the first play interskimmage for them is -- play from scrimmage is hundreding the touchdown. he is headed to north western. that is the way we see it out here in freemont, back to you. more than 100 people camped out to sign up for sack red hearts food box program. it began today at community services on south 1st street.
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they contain a turkey and trimmings for thanksgiving and christmas. volunteers say everyone will get their voucher for food but space is limited for the toys program. about 802nd graders reenacted the feast. the students, teachers, vol up tears cooked food from -- volunteers cooked food up from scratch. they served food that would have been available in 1621 the first year of the first thanksgiving feast. the allusive dream of flight will be realized for souls willing to brave it. it is now showing up for what unusual weekend event. temperatures outside are dropping right now. meteorologist mark ta amayo will let us know how -- mark tamayo will let us know how
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cold it will get. m
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some people in the east bay woke up early to thunder, lightning and hail. our news crew took pictures of this hail. you can see the roadway was just nearly covered with that
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icy slush. nothing compared to the wintry scene in the sierra. chains are required. even here we were talking earlier we are seeing snow in places. >> yes. up above 3,000, 3500 feet, towards hamilton, it feels that cold. overnight tonight, into your saturday, cool locations, back down to freezing marks. definitely off to a cool start. we have showers to talk about, mainly down towards the santa cruise mountains. marts of the county as well. closer inspection issue the radar, not a lot to show you. still, a good sign we haveip stability out there. picking out parts of the bay area. so, still, hreupgering rape showers out there. holding on to the rain
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chances. you can see the chancing dropping. partly cloudy skies and 50 degrees. the key headline, the cold overnight lows, cold enough to have is a frost advisory. inland, to the north bay. back down to the 30s, easily have frost and inland valleysa as well. that will be a concern. not only for saturday morning but sunday morning will be the coolest day of the weekend. overnight lows, 30s for santa rosa, napa, a lot of 40s around the bay. livermore in the upper 30s at 37 degrees. unstable air mas pass over the past few days. it will be chilly out there. the moisture moves out of up to this weekend. as a result most of the weekend should be dry. once again, pasty frost and pore sunshine -- patchy frost and more sunshine. early saturday morning, a little bit of activity skirting
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our coastline. as a result, a chance of a shower tonight, right on into early saturday morning. but once again, most he clear skies starting out between seven clock and -- 7:00 and 8:00. forecast highs, mainly in the 50s. warmest locations around 60 degrees. not much in the way of that. san josa, 58. morgan hill, 59. the look ahead, your five-day forecast, week weekend in view. a collapse of -- a chance of showers in the north bay. poised to make the plunge in the san francisco bay tomorrow. today, the home made contraptions arrived. tomorrow their pilots will launch over a 30 foot high flight deck in search of prizes and bragging rights. you can find out more by going to ktvu.com. thank you for trusting ktvu
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chemical 2 news -- channel 2 news. we will see you the next time news breaks. tonight we are live in contra costaa county where we learned the violence went up but not the arrests. [ boy 1 ] hey! that's the last crescent.
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oh, did you want it? yea we'll split it. [ female announcer ] made fresh, so light, buttery and flakey. that's half that's not half! guys, i have more! thanks mom [ female announcer ] pillsbury crescents. let the making begin
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mom, pop it. ♪ two inches apart, becky. two inches. t-minus nine minutes. [ ding ] [ female announcer ] pillsbury cinnamon rolls. let the making begin. ♪